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After 42 years of continuous service at Shand Engineering Tony has decided that it is time to hang up his welding torch and start his retirement. Tony had actually spent over 46 years working in Shand, but left briefly after his apprenticeship as was typical in the 1970s! Tony was a really helpful individual who…

These have been unprecedented times that no one has ever witnessed before and the impact it has had on the world is unbelievable. Many industries and companies have been forced to put their businesses on hold and there is a huge amount of concern about personal health and the economy. Shand Engineering is a manufacturing…

As a member of our family group is moving their operations to Grimsby we are proud to be helping them, REDS (Reach Engineering and Diving Services), store some of their equipment whilst they relocate. REDS provide a market leading, safe, quality diving and access engineering service, tailored to the specific needs to the marine market.…

As per previous years we had a another team building event with a trip to the Market Rasen racecourse where, once again, the weather did us proud by remaining dry for the racing even though it had poured down with rain in the morning. Although there seemed to be fewer winners this year a great…

Congratulations to Ashley Bass on picking up the Employee of the Month for July. Ashley worked hard to understand and get our new rolls working properly. He has written the majority of the programs and has managed to get the roundest rollings we have ever had. These rollings will make building the fittings easier and…

Our new rolls have been delivered. Weighing in at 6.7 ton it took quite a bit of effort removing them from the lorry where it was placed behind the cab and the sides couldn’t be removed to access it fully. Our cranes are only rated to 5ton so we had to use a 16 ton…

Congratulations to Phil Stevens on becoming our first employee of the month. We had a hydraulic copy unit that is attached to a lathe that was deemed to be irreparable. Hydraulic specialists were unable to fix this unit in the past and the lack of a copy unit limits the types of fitting that can…

Dick has sadly decided that it is time to hang up his boots and retire. Dick has been with the company since August 1996. He did briefly leave in 2005 before discovering that Shand was the right place for him and he returned the following week. He has a good sense of humour that made…

It is with sadness but the best of wishes, that we announce the retirement of Dave, Financial Director at Shand, after more than 31 years with the business.  Dave joined Shand in 1987 as Company Accountant, shortly before taking on the role as Company Secretary. Two years later, Shand was acquired by Sturrock and Robson,…

As a thank you to all employees for the hard work done during February that helped keep costs down whilst maximising the sales, we had pizzas delivered for all.  The food and drink was well received although some seemed to struggle with work after the vast amounts consumed…  A big thank you to all those that contributed so much during February.